The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.40% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,900 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -20.26%
MCP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 34.73% 9.47% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 12
Average salary £42,500 £28,625 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.47% -34.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £28,625 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MCP
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Halifax region.

MCP Salary Trend in Halifax

MCP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) A+ Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft